The first table below looks at the demand for the Programme Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Programme Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programme Manager
Rank 93 109 105
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Programme Manager 31 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.09% 0.68% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.74% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 9
Average daily rate £600 £525 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +28.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £788 £700 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £531 £520 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.16% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 - £35.75
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2551 2300 2822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.08% 91.45% 90.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1315 903 1020
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 151 104
Average hourly rate £17.00 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.37% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.97 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Programme Manager
South East

Programme Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programme Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Programme Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Programme Manager across the Berkshire region.

Programme Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Programme Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Programme Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 16 £525 +5.00%
Slough - 3 £700 -
Bracknell +1 1 - - 1
Newbury +1 1 - -
Wokingham - - - -
Programme Manager
South East

Programme Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Programme Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programme Manager in their job title.

1 15 (28.30%) Change Management
1 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Programme Management
3 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
4 8 (15.09%) Business Transformation
5 7 (13.21%) MS Office
5 7 (13.21%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (11.32%) Retail
6 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
6 6 (11.32%) Marketing
7 5 (9.43%) Degree
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) ITIL
8 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
9 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
9 3 (5.66%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.66%) Test Strategy
9 3 (5.66%) BPR
9 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma
9 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (5.66%) PMP
9 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
9 3 (5.66%) SAP
9 3 (5.66%) Risk Management

Programme Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Programme Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Programme Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.89%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Office
2 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (1.89%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.89%) 4G
1 1 (1.89%) MVNO
1 1 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
1 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.89%) 3G
1 1 (1.89%) RNC
1 1 (1.89%) 2G
General
1 15 (28.30%) Telecoms
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Back Office
4 2 (3.77%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) Mason
1 1 (1.89%) HTML5
1 1 (1.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.89%) Informatics
3 1 (1.89%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Change Management
2 13 (24.53%) Programme Management
3 9 (16.98%) PRINCE2
4 8 (15.09%) Business Transformation
5 7 (13.21%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (7.55%) Migration
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.55%) ITIL
6 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.66%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.66%) BPR
7 3 (5.66%) Six Sigma
7 3 (5.66%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.77%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.66%) PMP
2 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) SAP
2 2 (3.77%) Cisco
2 2 (3.77%) IBM
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Hyperion
3 1 (1.89%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.89%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.89%) Genesys
3 1 (1.89%) Ericsson
3 1 (1.89%) BT
Berkshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 days ago